Dr. Jessica Howard earned her Bachelor of Science degree magna cum laude from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, and her Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Blacksburg, Virginia. She continued her training with a Pediatric Residency at Inova Children’s Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia, where she was named Pediatric Resident of the Month in April 2012.
Board certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Howard has been on staff at Pediatric Associates of Montgomery County since August 2013. She is a member of numerous organizations, including the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Medical Association and Sigma Sigma Phi, the national honor society for Osteopathic Medicine practitioners. Dr. Howard has been active in many community service and outreach programs, including providing school physicals to children in Northern Virginia through the Virginia Health Department’s Free Clinic, and providing free health care to local residents through the Virginia Rural Health Association in Christiansburg, Virginia.